Runescape, Marxism, and Video Game Economies

The Labour Theory of Value- explained via Runescape. On the subreddit of oldschool RuneScape (OSRS), there was a discussion going on about the value of...

Friends, Coffee, and Genocide- The Limits of “Globalization”

  There for us “Chandler is the most interesting character imo. At the beginning of the show he is already rich and is closed off emotionally,...

International Workers’ Day needs a soft reboot to make a comeback

While International Workers’ day used to be an important part of the workers movement all over the world, this is no longer the case...

Nigeria’s Middle Class Need to Stop Playing Security Guard for the...

Looking around Nigeria, it is quite a tough toil to define what the middle-class is and who the Nigerians are that fall into this...

Moderate Rebels say the Tatmadaw are the good guys!? is this...

I’ve followed the Moderate Rebels podcast for years now and it’s generally been a breath of fresh air when it comes to geopolitics. The...

A Brief History of Nigeria’s Left

    The Prolegomenon Calibrated as a quasi-feudal petro-state, the history of Nigeria could be told as a story of post-colonial capitalism. Yet there has always been...

Is the UK a Managed Democracy?

'Managed Democracy' is a term usually used to refer to the variously oligarchic post-Soviet eastern European govts that have sprung up in the wake...

The Democratic Foundations of Marxism

The communist and broadly socialist project have been marred by claims that it leads from workers power directly to authoritarianism. This claim has been...

Burma’s Democracy Façade Has Broken – Coup Or Not, Ethnic People...

From Karen News: It’s taken 10 years for the veneer to finally fall off Burma’s military-backed democracy. The military’s made its intentions clear in the...

André Brandão- The potential and the historical limitations of the proliferation...

by André Brandão (translated by @tropicalML) Translator’s Note: This article was originally published by the Brazilian Communist Party (PCB). I have tried to make this...

The 1221 Coup in Myanmar- The Breaking of a Hegemonic Bloc...

When the Tatmadaw began to grumble about the results of last year’s elections, very few suspected that a coup was in the making. But...

The Crisis of Developmentalism (1994) Ruy Mauro Marini. English Translation

Translator's Note. Born in 1932 and part of an academic milieu that developed the Marxist theory of dependency (MTD) in the 1960s and beyond, Ruy...